The pirated Ace paperbacks (1965 ed.) I first read. Cover artist Jack Gaughan apologized for drawing a Nazgûl riding a winged horse!Gwydion M. Williams (CC BY 2.0) via Flickr

Tolkien is a wildly underrated prose stylist

Anyway I slacked off work, and started on my contribution to the posterity of Tolkien fandom

Ethiopian Food as Divine Blessing

Some people self-care with a massage or a spa day. Me? I find the nearest Ethiopian restaurant, even if it means traveling hours by car, bus, train, airplane, or all of the above.

SEVEN Days of Wordle, November 21–27

A brief analysis of the daily results of Wordle, the five-letter-word guessing game